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America’s Future Foundation – Columbus discovers and develops the next generation of conservative and libertarian leaders in business, think tanks, politics, media, and academia.
Ohio Criminal Justice Reform: Policy Discussion
The discussion of criminal justice reforms has escalated to new heights in the past weeks, varying from defunding or cutting ties with local police departments to amending union contracts and...
Quarantine Laws: Virtual Discussion
During times of health emergencies, such as the current COVID-19 pandemic, some states’ governors reserve the power to declare a quarantine, while in others it is the director of the...
CANCELED: AFF-Columbus Axe the Tax
**Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, we have decided to cancel this event. We are disappointed that we will be unable to hold this event, but the health and safety...
Esther Bardo is the Manager of Foundation Relations at The Buckeye Institute. Bardo holds a Master’s degree in Information Science from Kent State University. She is also a graduate of Malone University, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Psychology, participated in the Canadian Parliamentary Internship program, and was awarded the Outstanding Political Science graduate. She writes, "I appreciate AFF's mission to not only advance liberty, free enterprise and personal responsibility, but their commitment to advancing the careers and professional development of America's future leaders. Through local chapter events, mentorships, and fellowships, young professionals are given opportunities to bolster career skills and connect with leaders in the movement. Building skilled liberty leaders throughout the country via local chapters creates the necessary momentum to further the freedom movement.”